1. countenance the appearance conveyed by a person's face
  2. maintenance activity involved in keeping something in good working order
  3. discountenance look with disfavor on
  4. acquaintance personal knowledge or information about someone or something
  5. discontinuance the act of discontinuing or breaking off; an interruption
  6. discrimination unfair treatment of a person or group based on prejudice
  7. Passer montanus Eurasian sparrow smaller than the house sparrow
  8. indignant angered at something unjust or wrong
  9. scheduled maintenance maintenance at a regularly scheduled time
  10. incontinence involuntary urination or defecation
  11. criminal maintenance the unauthorized interference in a legal action by a person having no interest in it (as by helping one party with money or otherwise to continue the action) so as to obstruct justice or promote unnecessary litigation or unsettle the peace of the community
  12. content satisfied or showing satisfaction with things as they are
  13. sustenance the act of providing a means of subsistence or survival
  14. abstinence the trait of refraining from something, especially alcohol
  15. continuance the property of enduring or continuing in time
  16. basso continuo a bass part written out in full and accompanied by numbers to indicate the chords to be played
  17. topic sentence a sentence that states the topic of its paragraph
  18. assonance the repetition of similar vowels in successive words
  19. consonance a harmonious state of things and of their properties
  20. Pamir Mountains a mountain range in central Asia that is centered in Tajikistan but extends into Kyrgyzstan and Afghanistan and Pakistan and western China